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Early predictions call for full summer pool at Thurmond Lake

...However, the Corps has been keeping the lake level no higher than 329 feet for safety measures during repair work at Thurmond Dam. Releases from the dam to the Savannah River increase if the water level exceeds the guide curve.Rainfall in January...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-16/early-predictions-call-full-s
Vaughn Taylor appears headed back on road to PGA Tour

...Taylor, however, knows a little too much about that in a very literal way.Fishing alone last August below Strom Thurmond Dam just six miles up the Savannah River from his home, Taylor's boat was swamped after one of his aging anchor lines...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-02-18/vaughn-taylor-appears-headed
Grovetown's Tom Lewis is on perch patrol

...submerged weed beds and the best action often coincides with sudden changes in the river's flow. For several miles below Thurmond Dam, the bigger fish often appear at midday, after power generation is halted.Relatively few southern anglers target yellow...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/2015-02-14/grovetowns-tom-lewis-per
The annual winter fish kill is underway at Thurmond Lake

Nothing drives seagulls into a frenzy like a winter fish kill at Thurmond Dam.The fish in question ? mostly threadfin shad ? have been streaming through the dam's turbines for the past week, after colder...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/rob-pavey/2015-01-31/annual-winter-
Faith calendar

...YOUTH EXPLOSION: Open Mic Night 8 p.m. Oct. 10, Laura Grove Baptist; Fun Day 12:30 p.m. Oct. 11, Lake Thurmond Dam; youth program 10 a.m., Laura Grove Baptist; food, fun and gamesFESTIVAL OF PRAISE: With Fred Hammond and Donnie...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2014-10-03/faith-calendar
Thurmond Lake enters first drought level

...Corps of Engineers.The reservoir briefly dipped to 325.85 feet above sea level, calling for discharge rates from Thurmond Dam to be reduced to an average 4,200 cubic feet per second.Although the water level rose again to a level slightly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-22/thurmond-lake-enters-first-dr
Faith calendar

...YOUTH EXPLOSION: Open Mic Night 8 p.m. Oct. 10, Laura Grove Baptist; Fun Day 12:30 p.m. Oct. 11, Lake Thurmond Dam; youth program 10 a.m., Laura Grove Baptist; food, fun and gamesFESTIVAL OF PRAISE: With Fred Hammond and Donnie...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2014-09-26/faith-calendar
Corps of Engineers' settlement won't change Thurmond Dam operations

Thurmond Dam won't be required to report to the...have been reported in recent decades at Thurmond Dam, according to Billy Birdwell, spokesman...unpermitted oil discharges from the dams.At Thurmond Dam, South Carolina Department of Health and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-06/corps-engineers-settlement-w
Taking in the sights

Brenda and Donnie Arnold take a walk near Thurmond Dam in Clarks Hill, S.C. Today's forecast calls for sunny skies with a high of 80.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-23/taking-sights
Rants & Raves

...Praise God! If people would put their trust in the Lord Jesus, this country would be a better place. RAVE TO THE Thurmond Dam manager. I understand that you have been there only a couple of years, and let me say you are doing a great job keeping...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-14/rants-raves